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Where to from now

23 November 2011, 12:21
Since the government came to power they have systematically dismantled most things that worked with the previous regime.

They promised the masses who voted them into power free houses, free education. free healthcare. When they realised that it was impossible to deliver on all the promises they went about getting rid of all the people who were competent in their jobs and replacing them with people of the right colour and connections that were incapable of doing the jobs.

What they should have done is let the incumbent train the person who was taking their place toa level of competence that is acceptable to all.  One example is they closed most of the teachers training colleges, then they closed most of the nursing training colleges and they closed most of the Technicons under the ruse of renaming them and merging most of them.  Because they had a majority in parliament they could pass any law they wished.  Some of the laws passed were good but most of them are terrible.

They are actually going backwards because they realised that the Media  was generally critical of most of their actions with this new law gagging the media  they can now rule with impunity like most despotic "republics" in Africa.
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